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Work of Yvonne Carlson to be exhibited at arts center.

August 28, 2015
Work of Yvonne Carlson to be exhibited at arts center.

LUDINGTON  – The work of artist Yvonne Carlson will be exhibited at the Ludington Area Center for the Arts beginning Sept. 1, 2015 through the end of October. Carlson’s work in acrylic is strongly influenced by the natural beauty of her native Michigan. The sweeping dunes, quiet woodlands, the ever-changing and always fascinating waters of the Great Lakes have provided her with…

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The weekend includes fairs and hot rods.

August 28, 2015

Weekend Insider August 29 – 30, 2015, By Carrie Klemm, MCP Writer Summer may be winding down, but the towns are still abuzz with activity! Manistee County Fair – Manistee Through Sunday, August 30, 2015 The Manistee County Fair has been representing Manistee and Benzie Counties…

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79th District Court arraignments

August 28, 2015

By Allison Scarbrough. Contributing Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were arraigned recently in front of the 79th District Court magistrate: Felonies – Raymond Harold Snay, Jr., 49, no address listed, was arrested Aug. 24 by the Mason County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) for a felony of…

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Perjury suspect arraigned

August 28, 2015
Perjury suspect arraigned

LUDINGTON — Elizabeth Marie Whitaker, 29, of Ludington, was arraigned Friday, Aug. 28, in 79th District Court on one count of perjury during a court proceeding. The charge is related…

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West Shore Art Fair ranked as one of magazine’s top 100.

August 28, 2015
West Shore Art Fair ranked as one of magazine’s top 100.

LUDINGTON —Sunshine Artist Magazine announced the release of its 23rd annual 200 Best, ranking the nation’s most-profitable art & craft festivals based on subscribers’ sales performance in 2014. Launched in…

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Crashes on Lakeshore; perjury arrest among police activity Thursday.

August 28, 2015
Crashes on Lakeshore; perjury arrest among police activity Thursday.

The police news is sponsored by Benedict-Shilander Collision, now located at 5851 W. U.S. 10 behind Family Video; 231-843-4181 and Springstead Law Offices, with locations in Hart and Fremont, 231-873-4022…

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Welcome to the world! Recent births.

August 28, 2015
Welcome to the world! Recent births.

Welcome to the world! Recent births are brought to you by Linda’s Baby Shop and Shelby Gem Factory. See more information about these fine businesses below.  Births took place at Spectrum…

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79th District Court sentencings and dismissals

August 28, 2015
79th District Court sentencings and dismissals

By Allison Scarbrough. Contributing Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were sentenced recently in 79th District Court: – Matthew Caleb Petersen, 32, of 2486 N. Jebavy Dr., Ludington, was found guilty…

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Prescription dispensing machine now available at hospital.

August 27, 2015
Prescription dispensing machine now available at hospital.

LUDINGTON — Patients who use the emergency department at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital now have the option of obtaining select medications at the hospital, 24 hours a day, through a…

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Car/deer crashes, larcenies.

August 27, 2015

The police news is sponsored by Benedict-Shilander Collision, now located at 5851 W. U.S. 10 behind Family Video; 231-843-4181 and Springstead Law Offices, with locations in Hart and Fremont, 231-873-4022…

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Manierre Dawson gallery features Illinois artists

August 26, 2015
Manierre Dawson gallery features Illinois artists

VICTORY TOWNSHIP – Megan and Kristin Quinn, sisters now living in Illinois’ Quad Cities, are displaying their artwork at the Manierre Dawson Gallery on the campus of West Shore Community College…

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Salvation Army giving away backpacks, school supplies.

August 26, 2015

LUDINGTON – Beginning Monday, August 31, 2015, The Salvation Army of Ludington will be giving away backpacks and other grade-appropriate school supplies for school-aged children from Mason and Oceana counties at…

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Car seat installation clinic.

August 26, 2015

LUDINGTON —  Over the next few weeks, local students will begin a new school year in Mason County. For some families, students will be driven to school by a parent…

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Recent death, reported August 26, 2015.

August 26, 2015

Patricia Roberts, 56, of Scottville passed away on August 25, 2015 at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital. Arrangements by Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Ludington. List of 2015 deaths on…

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Breakwater re-open

August 26, 2015

LUDINGTON — The north breakwater is again open after being closed Monday and most of Tuesday due to dangerous waves.

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Alcohol played a role in man jumping from ship.

August 25, 2015

Alcohol was a factor in the death of a man who jumped off the deck of a freighter early Sunday morning, according to Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole. The man…

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Obituary: Charles Wallace, 84, Ludington.

August 25, 2015
Obituary: Charles Wallace, 84, Ludington.

Noted local businessman, Charles F. Wallace, aged 84 of Ludington, passed away on Monday afternoon, August 24, 2015 from complications of a recent illness.   Born on March 30, 1931 in…

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Obituary: Elinor Braska, 85, Baldwin.

August 25, 2015

Elinor Louise Braska, aged 85 of Baldwin passed away on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at her home.  Elinor was born on December 11, 1929 in Elm Hall, Michigan, the daughter…

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